New Delhi: Odisha cadre IAS Usha Padhee appointed DG, Bureau of Civil Aviation Security. Rakesh Asthana (Gujarat cadre senior IPS) was the earlier DG, BCAS & he was recently appointed as BSF DG. She will be 1st Woman Civil Aviation Security Regulator.
Smt. Padhee, a 1996-batch IAS officer has been on Central Deputation since July 2015. She has been serving as the Joint Secretary in the Ministry of Civil Aviation.